Fura concludes ruby transaction in Mozambique

Fura Gems has completed the acquisition of interests in two ruby licences/concessions in Mozambique securing a 70% interest in one mining licence and 80% in the other by way of buying shares.

Today

Angola seizes 462 diamonds in Lunda-Norte under ‘Operation Transparency’

Angola seized 462 diamonds under ‘Operation Transparency’ in the last two months, in Lunda-Norte Province, according to the state media.

Yesterday

Jewellery & Gem WORLD Hong Kong 2020 moved to November 9-13

Jewellery & Gem WORLD Hong Kong (JGW), organised by Informa Markets – Jewellery, has been rescheduled for November 9 to 13, 2020 at the AsiaWorld-Expo (AWE).

Yesterday

Namibian police nab three men with six rough diamonds

Three men were last week arrested by the Namibian police after they were allegedly found in possession of six rough diamonds in Windhoek, according to the local media.

Yesterday

Rio Tinto contributes C$150,000 to COVID-19 isolation shelter in Yellowknife

Rio Tinto is partnering with the Yellowknife Women’s Society to support its COVID-19 isolation shelter with a C$150,000 contribution.

Yesterday

Antwerp’s Rough Diamond Trade Spikes in September, Prices Still Soft

29 october 2019

(thediamondloupe.com) - The Antwerp diamond industry’s import and export figures for the month of September were mainly in line with what we could call ‘2019 normal’ – prices down, polished trade slow – but the volume of rough goods traded in Antwerp’s hit its highest levels of the year, with the quantity of rough exports more than doubling those in August, according to figures from the Antwerp World Diamond Centre's Diamond Office.